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Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Hello. : Hello. No masturbation will not stunt penis growth.
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Dr. Steven Griggs
38 years experience Clinical Psychology
No.: Masturbating is normal and the general rule is if it hurts, then do it less. Anything up to that point has to do with available time, purpose of doi ... Read More
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Dr. Jay Park answered
49 years experience Pediatrics
No: To the contrary to the general belief, linear growth of overweight children is generally enhanced.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Malinda Linn
13 years experience Family Medicine
No: Gymnastics is just another way for children and adults alike to obtain regular exercise and be physically fit. It should not cause problems as you hav ... Read More
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Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience Family Medicine
Probably not: Probably not.
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Dr. Natalie Hodge
25 years experience Pediatrics
If intense: We see this in particular in girls who are doing sports like gymnastics, ballet or other intense training like distance running. We call it "female a ... Read More
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Dr. Pierrette Mimi Poinsett
37 years experience Pediatrics
At maximum height: At 22 it is likely that you have finished growing + have reached your maximum height. It is hard to say if reached your height potential without know ... Read More
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Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Stomach cancer: Yes the cancer can stunt your growth and cause mood swings.
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Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
No: Nor will it make you hairy, smooth, stupid, infertile, unspiritual, an unfit spouse, impotent, or any of the other scare stuff. This might be a great ... Read More

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